“It should be clear to our children that we mean what we say. If your child is truly strong-willed, then I pray for you and pray that you will help to develop that child into a faithful servant for God. I feel confident assuming that most of the uncompromising giants of the faith were strong-willed children who were raised, not by pushovers, but by parents who were strong-willed themselves.”
The cheating scandal involving the Houston Astros has been a consistent talking point among baseball fans and sports fans in general, especially sports radio, but what if this scandal actually opens the door to point to the gospel?
It is a weighty realization to think that the only theological instruction that some church members will ever receive is from their pastor. Though it is a weighty realization it has the opportunity to be a great blessing. Who better to lead them theologically than the one who should know them best?